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Awful pictures, but black crakes, they were. Black, yellow beak, red legs.

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Black Crake - Photo (c) Ian White, some rights reserved (CC BY-ND)
muir's ID: Black Crake (Amaurornis flavirostra [inactive]) (inactive taxon)
Posted by muir about 5 years ago (Flag)
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Is this a member of the Rail family?

Posted by bob-dodge about 5 years ago (Flag)
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Yep, crakes, rails, coots and gallinules are all in the same Family. These guys are seasonal visitors to the park from somewhere....

Posted by muir about 5 years ago (Flag)
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Black Crake - Photo (c) Ian White, some rights reserved (CC BY-ND)
bob-dodge's ID: Black Crake (Amaurornis flavirostra [inactive]) (inactive taxon)

Being an old coot myself I'll go along with your identification

Posted by bob-dodge about 5 years ago (Flag)
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Black Crake - Photo (c) Ian White, some rights reserved (CC BY-ND)
allenratzlaff's ID: Black Crake (Amaurornis flavirostra [inactive]) (inactive taxon)
Posted by allenratzlaff almost 3 years ago (Flag)
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Black Crake - Photo (c) Ian White, some rights reserved (CC BY-ND)
muir's ID: Black Crake (Zapornia flavirostra) Added as part of a taxon swap
Posted by muir 2 months ago (Flag)
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Black Crake - Photo (c) Ian White, some rights reserved (CC BY-ND)
bob-dodge's ID: Black Crake (Zapornia flavirostra) Added as part of a taxon swap
Posted by bob-dodge 2 months ago (Flag)
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Black Crake - Photo (c) Ian White, some rights reserved (CC BY-ND)
allenratzlaff's ID: Black Crake (Zapornia flavirostra) Added as part of a taxon swap
Posted by allenratzlaff 2 months ago (Flag)
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Black Crake - Photo (c) Ian White, some rights reserved (CC BY-ND)
muir's ID: Black Crake (Zapornia flavirostra) Added as part of a taxon swap
Black Crake - Photo (c) Ian White, some rights reserved (CC BY-ND)
Community ID: Black Crake (Zapornia flavirostra)
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